Conference Schedule 2019

Friday, 9:00am - 9:50am

Spirituality

Being Brave Together: Transgender Faith Stories (Friday)

Transfaith and friends
126B Contemplation Space
Self-Care & Well-Being

Self-Made: Combatting Dysphoria Through Fitness

Kayden A Casale, M.S. , Dee Westcott, M.S.
126A Community Space

Friday, 10:00am - 11:00am

Professionals for Community

What Parents of Trans Kids Need to Know about Transgender Legal Issues

Noah E. Lewis, Esq., Asaf Orr
125
Professionals for Community

TGNC Youth and Homelessness: A Community Panel Discussion about Successes, Needs, and Challenges in Health, Wellbeing, and Service Provision

Lee L. Lemus, MD/MS candidate, Jama Shelton, PhD, Janet Kimberly Halfin, Phoebe VanCleefe, S. Tristan Powell
124
Aging

Care of the Aging Transgender Person: Important Considerations in Geriatric and End of Life Care

John Liantonio, MD, Brooke Salzman, MD, David Griffith, MSW, MSP, Heshie Zinman, Elizabeth Collins, MD
123
Advocacy & Activism

LGBTQ+ in Central Asia

Mehrojiddin Muhiddinov, Nodir Qoriev
122B
Self-Care & Well-Being

How to Make the Most of your College Experience as a Non-Cis Student

Braden Butka, Casper Sturm, Jordan White, Meghan Schilla
122A
People of Color: Asian-American, Asian, Pacific Islander

Yoga Unbound Yin

Leucas Miller
121C
Spirituality

Hit "Pause" and Take a Breath

Taj M. Smith
121B
Sexuality

Making Love to a Trans Partner

Jamie Joy
121A
Professionals for Community

Money Matters

Nev Kraguljevic
120C
119B
Trans-masculine

Everything you need to know about FTM top surgery

Dr Russell Sassani
119A
Medical (CME/CNE)

Advanced Transgender Medical Care; Complex Case Presentation

Dane Menkin, Aleah Nesteby, Tina Celenza
118A
Legal (CLE)

Litigating for Trans Equality in a Hostile State

Kathleen Cullum, Esq., Rebecca Critser, Esq.
116
Behavioral Health (CEU)

Using Psychodrama to Explore Gender in Action

James Pennington
115A
Medical (CME/CNE), Behavioral Health (CEU)

Developing a Comprehensive Transgender Health Program Within Medicaid Managed Care: Best Practices and Lessons Learned

Kevin Steffens, RN, MBA, Julian Cabezas, LMSW, Al Rubenstein, Rachel Luscombe, BSN, RN
115B
Medical (CME/CNE)

Building a gender-affirming HIV primary care and prevention program for transgender women

Michelle DallaPiazza, Rondalya Deshields, Khloyei Galloway, Jamila Hughley
115C
Spirituality

Roundtable for Transgender Leaders in Religious Systems

Transfaith and friends
126B Contemplation Space
Trans-feminine

Gender Affirming Surgeries: Transfeminine Spectrum

Nathan Levitt, Dr. Rachel Bluebond-Langner
118B

Friday, 11:15am - 12:15pm

Professionals for Community

Electrolysis 101 – permanent hair removal and your transition

Yuki Arai, LE, CPE
125
Self-Care & Well-Being

Life in the Early Years after Transition: Now What?

A Evan Eyler, MD, MPH
123
121C
People of Color: African-American, African, African Diaspora

Meet Up: People of Color

Philadelphia Trans Wellness Conference
121B
Self-Care & Well-Being

Self-Massage for Chest Binding

Frances Reed
120C
Allies

Becoming a Better Ally through Self Awareness

Kryss Shane, MS, MSW, LSW, LMSW
119B
Partners & Families

Cisgender Partners of Color Support Group

Anna Ray
119A
Medical (CME/CNE)

Contraception and pregnancy prevention for trans and gender nonconforming individuals across the gender spectrum

Chance Krempasky, FNP-BC, WHNP-BC, AAHIVS, Miles Harris, FNP-BC, AAHIVS
118A
Medical (CME/CNE)

Discordant opinions and current recommendations for cancer screening in the trans community

Nicole Simone, MD, Amy Leader, MPH, PhD, Abigail Wolf, MD
117
Legal (CLE), Medical (CME/CNE)

Lawyers for Insurance Equality! Challenging Denials of Trans-Related Care

Leo Miras, Alexis Paige, Noah E Lewis
116
Behavioral Health (CEU)

Transgender Affirming Sexual Violence Response

Quinn Pellerito, Radha Prabakaran
115A
Behavioral Health (CEU)

The Relationship is Everything: Considerations of Relational Therapy with Trans/Non-Binary Clients

Alison Gerig, LCSW, Lane DiFlavis, LCSW
115B
Legal (CLE)

Opportunities in Litigating Gender Identity Employment Discrimination Cases

Andrew Adelman, Carl Charles, Jessie Weber, Sunu P. Chandy
115C
Spirituality

Beyond "Interfaith" to Interfaith: A Seminar on Multi-Tradition Prayers

Louis Mitchell, Transfaith and friends
126B Contemplation Space
Disabilities

GaySL

Hayden Kristal
118B

Friday, 12:15pm - 1:45pm

Self-Care & Well-Being

Daily AA Meeting

Philadelphia Trans Wellness Conference
125
Self-Care & Well-Being

A Time for Connection and Creativity: Queer Community Mural

Meg Potoma, Erin Phoebus
124
Sexuality

Trans Sex Q&A with New York Toy Collective

NY toy collective
121B
Spirituality

Quiet Time in Transfaith Contemplation Space during Lunch

Transfaith and friends
126B Contemplation Space
Advocacy & Activism

Affordable Lunches

PTWC
Arch Street Methodist Church

Friday, 1:45pm - 2:45pm

Self-Care & Well-Being

Does anyone think about the underwear/pants?

Seth Rainess
125
Trans-masculine

Big(ger) D!ck Energy: Life After Masculinizing GRS

Sami Brussels, Skylar Schult
124
Partners & Families

What About Me? A Workshop for Siblings of Trans Youth

Eli Glen Godwin, MEd, LB Moore, MEd
123
Self-Care & Well-Being

Self-Care strategies for Trauma and Anxiety in Trans and Non-Binary Bodies

Sara Mindel LICSW, Frances Reed LMT
122B
Trans-feminine

Training the Transfeminine Singing Voice

Kristofer Matthias Eckelhoff
122A
People of Color: Indigenous, First Nations, Native

Reconnection

Manuel Ricardo Garcia
121C
Advocacy & Activism

Why Courts Matter to Trans Health

B.A Schaaff, Esq.
121A
Partners & Families

Birds, Bees, Unicorns and Wolves

Ignacio G. Hutía Xeiti Rivera
121A
People of Color: African-American, African, African Diaspora

reclaiming and reframing black trans health narratives

Sasha Alexander, Olympia Perez
120C
Beyond the Binary

Beyond the Trans Binary: Internalized Transphobia

Aidan Williams
119B
Medical (CME/CNE)

Nothing About Us Without Us: Community-based participatory research relevant to transgender and gender-diverse communities

Alison Alpert, MD MFA, Manuel Greer, Samuel Campbell, Jennifer Morgan, NYCPS-P, Ro Cohen
118A
Medical (CME/CNE)

Surgical options for the trans male

Angela M Rodriguez M.D., Ashley DeLeon, MD, PharmD
117
Legal (CLE)

The Current Legal Landscape for Trans and GNC Youth

Shayna Medley, Asaf Orr
116
Legal (CLE), Medical (CME/CNE), Behavioral Health (CEU)

Crafting Impactful Provider Letters of Support for Trans Immigration Cases

Denise Hunter, Connor Cory, Seth Rosenblatt, Johan Orjuela
115B
Medical (CME/CNE), Behavioral Health (CEU)

The Gender Wellness Model: Toward a Health-Centered Approach to Transgender Care

Elias A. Lawliet
115C
People of Color: African-American, African, African Diaspora

African Diasporic History and Rituals

Transfaith and friends
126B Contemplation Space
People of Color: African-American, African, African Diaspora

Beards and Buzzcuts

Ethan tha barber
126A Community Space

Friday, 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Trans-feminine

Ten exercises for a more feminine voice

Christie Block
125
Aging

Death Becomes Us*

Karolina Castro
124
Professionals for Community

TRANSformational Leadership

Eli V Johnson
123
Trans-masculine

Training the Transmasculine Singing Voice

Kristofer Matthias Eckelhoff
122A
People of Color: African-American, African, African Diaspora

Black, TGNC and LGBTQIA+ Healthcare and Non-Profit work: When the System Uses You

Darius McLean
121C
Medical (CME/CNE)

Multidisciplinary Pre and Post-Operative Care of Transgender/Non-Binary Patients

Nathan Levitt, Dr. Rachel Bluebond-Langner, Lee Zhao MD
118A
Medical (CME/CNE)

Pelvic Health Physical Therapy for the Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming Community

Julia Kajen PT, DPT, OCS, Alex Papale PT, DPT
117
Behavioral Health (CEU)

Effective Adaptation of DBT for T/GNC/NB Clients

Michael C. Wright, Ph.D., C. Virginia O’Hayer, Ph.D.
115B
Legal (CLE), Medical (CME/CNE), Behavioral Health (CEU)

TGNC Provider Networking

Danielle Croom
115C
Spirituality

Jumu'ah (Muslim Prayer)

Transfaith and friends
126B Contemplation Space

Friday, 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Spirituality

Shema - A Seminar on Jewish Prayer

Transfaith and friends
**OFF SITE** John C. Anderson Apartments

Friday, 5:45pm - 7:30pm

Spirituality

Shabbat Dinner and Kabbalat Shabbat Service

Transfaith and friends
**OFF SITE** John C. Anderson Apartments